Office & Commercial

What Is Physical Security?

Posted by Blake Mitchell on December 12, 2019

What is physical security? It's an often-overlooked element of a company's security program. Today, businesses focus their energies on cybersecurity to protect their systems and data from hacking. No one questions this because no company wants to become a news headline because…

Protect Your Apartments and Commercial Properties with These Winter Security Tips

Posted by Eric Nauta on December 11, 2019

Winter is coming. Sort of. In Texas, for example, you'll see several 40-degree days and then 60- or 70-degree temperatures for a few days. Repeat. That's the worst kind of winter because the wild swings in temperatures can do a lot of damage to apartments and commercial…

David Charney to Speak at the North DFW Private School Facilities Forum

Posted by Blake Mitchell on December 4, 2019

On Thursday, December 5, David Charney, Stealth Monitoring’s Chief Operating Officer, will be the featured presenter at the North DFW Private School Facilities Forum. The event will take place at Trinity Christian Academy from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The topic for the forum is…

How to Beat the High Cost of Crime in San Francisco

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on November 15, 2019

San Francisco rates a two on the Neighborhood Scout Crime Analytics Crime Index. That's on a scale of 100 where 100 is safest. This means San Francisco, California, is safer than 2 percent of U.S. cities. The California city takes the No. 1 spot in U.S. property crime according…

6 Crime Prevention Tips That Can Help Secure Your Businesses

Posted by Rick Charney on November 7, 2019

The numbers say it all. Businesses are not doing enough in terms of crime prevention. For starters, CNBC says workplace crime costs U.S. companies $50 billion per year. It turns out that one-third of businesses fail because of workplace theft. Employee theft is also a problem as…

What Is Perimeter Security and Why Should I Care?

Posted by Kirk Biddle on October 18, 2019

What exactly is perimeter security? You know that perimeter means the boundaries of a property. And security refers to protecting that area. When you put the two words together, perimeter security is putting systems in place to safeguard everything within the boundary. The goal…

What Can You Do to Fortify Office Building Security?

Posted by David Charney on October 4, 2019

Can you relate to this? The manager of an office building needed to find a security solution to stop vehicle damage in the parking lot, vandalism, trespassing, and break-ins. The security guard services didn't work and became too expensive. The manager also tried installing an…

For the Best Retail Security, Consider Video Monitoring

Posted by Rick Charney on September 20, 2019

Organized retail crime (ORC) has reached an all-time high per the National Retail Federation's 14th annual Organized Retail Crime (ORC) study. ORC includes cargo theft, professional shoplifting, retail crime rings, and other organized crime in retail environments. More than 90…